Against her father's wishes, Veronica infiltrates what she believes to be a cult in order to investigate a classmate's sudden change in personality. But after meeting the people in the cult, she begins feel like she is making a mistake. Meanwhile, her investigations into Abel Koontz's claims about her family continue. Written by
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The episode title is a nod to the widely-used phrase "drinking the Kool-Aid," which refers generally to the act of buying wholeheartedly into a belief, preference, or idea, and specifically to the 1978 Jonestown cult suicides in Guyana, in which cult leader Jim Jones
poisoned (or convinced to self-poison) over 900 of his followers with a mixture of grape Flavor Aid, Valium, chloral hydrate, and probably cyanide. See more
When Veronica first determines Clarence Wiedman was the person who took the surveillance photos of her, she follows him from his house, he leaves driving a Sixth generation 2004-2008 Silver Chevy Malibu. However upon arriving at work (Kane Ind.) he is driving a Fifth generation 1997-2003 Silver Malibu. See more
I knew I should have included a few discrete lesbian overtones in that poem.
References The Jerry Springer Show
Make a Deal with the City
by East River Pipe See more